[Server-devel] updates

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Tue Jan 27 21:24:31 EST 2009

On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 1:49 PM, Jerry Vonau <jvonau at shaw.ca> wrote:
> It's a bit broken, that addition to the anaconda file is unneeded, but
> it uncovered the same bug that you ran into with kickstart on a fat
> filesystem.


> Not sure what to file this one against, looks like parted to me, as one
> of the booty functions import parted.

Ugh - not pretty. The traceback is different from the one I was
getting though. I've filed one against anaconda.

> No, the issue is that anaconda, for F9, doesn't have the kernel modules
> in the initrd, F10 does. Both fail to add the CF card to the
> partitioning screen, thus making them unavailable as install targets.

Hmmm, ok. But how did dsd get F9 "release" installed on a CF card...
like 9 months ago?

I'm thinking - http://www.reactivated.net/weblog/archives/2008/08/regular-linux-desktops-on-the-xo/

>> I'm wondering if we can craft a just-installed image that can be dd'd
>> to SD cards.
> That seems do-able, I'll try on the weekend to work something up.


I'm now back 100% in welly. Full speed ahead... ;-)

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